The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VPN 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 6.52% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £396 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.75 £16.92
% change year-on-year
+35.59% -12.82%
VPN
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 15.22% 8.00% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 5
Median daily rate £400 £465 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +61.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £190 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £25.50 - £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bournemouth region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VPN across the Bournemouth region.

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

VPN
Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VPN across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

VPN Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VPN across the Bournemouth region.

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bournemouth region with a requirement for VPN.

1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) CheckPoint
3 7 (53.85%) NetApp
3 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) Perl
3 7 (53.85%) J2EE
3 7 (53.85%) Unix
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Python
3 7 (53.85%) MQSeries
3 7 (53.85%) LDAP
3 7 (53.85%) FTP
3 7 (53.85%) HTTP
3 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
3 7 (53.85%) HTTPS
3 7 (53.85%) Nagios
3 7 (53.85%) Samba
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) IPsec
3 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
3 7 (53.85%) Network Security
3 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (53.85%) NAS
3 7 (53.85%) Puppet
3 7 (53.85%) F5
3 7 (53.85%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (46.15%) iPad
4 6 (46.15%) tcpdump

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Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) FTP
2 7 (53.85%) HTTP
2 7 (53.85%) HTTPS
2 7 (53.85%) IPsec
2 7 (53.85%) LDAP
2 7 (53.85%) NAS
2 7 (53.85%) Network Security
2 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
3 6 (46.15%) tcpdump
3 6 (46.15%) Wireshark
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (38.46%) FabricPath
4 5 (38.46%) Internet
4 5 (38.46%) MPLS
4 5 (38.46%) OSPF
4 5 (38.46%) Spanning Tree
4 5 (38.46%) VLAN
4 5 (38.46%) VPLS
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Juniper Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) iPad
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) DevOps
4 4 (30.77%) Network Design
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.69%) BCP
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) Perl
1 7 (53.85%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Samba
1 7 (53.85%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Nagios
1 7 (53.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) CheckPoint
2 7 (53.85%) F5
2 7 (53.85%) NetApp
2 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Fortinet
3 5 (38.46%) Juniper
3 5 (38.46%) SonicWALL
3 5 (38.46%) WatchGuard